Love 1 2021 by Philip Hardaker for Three Counties Open 2022
Sculpture by artist Philip Hardaker titled Love 1 2021 by Philip Hardaker for Three Counties Open 2022.
Artwork Size: 30inches dis depth 2 inches
Ceramic mosaic with mirror on board.
This artwork celebrates ceramics , Love and Womankind within one image . The heritage and history of Stoke is paramount in construction of this work . Philip uses multiple images and Ancient shards dug up in Stoke on Trent celebrating the past creatives of our great city. As well as his own hand modelled artifacts combined in the final image.
Philip Hardaker has been creating sculptural mosaics for over Forty years . He became a student at Burslem school of art in 1973, then moving on to the Royal college of art in London in 1977 where he completed an MA in ceramics under Eduardo Paolozzi and Peter Blake. Philip moved back to Stoke in 1982 where he lives in Packmoor and where he has his studio.